LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Louisville Metro Police are conducting a death investigation after police say they found the body of a man in the area of Jefferson Memorial Forest. 

According to Louisville Metro Police spokeswoman Alicia Smiley, the body was found at noon on Saturday in the 12000 block of Bearcamp Road, south of Penile Road.

Smiley says the body is that of an Asian man believed to be in his 30s. 

An autopsy will be conducted.

Smiley says the LMPD Homicide Unit is investigating, but the case is currently behind handled as a death investigation.

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